Birthdays at Pacific Park

Celebrate your birthday at the Santa Monica Pier and enjoy a free ride on any of Pacific Park’s 12 amusement park rides including the Ferris wheel, roller coaster, and Shark Frenzy*.

What’s a better way to celebrate your birthday than taking a ride 130 feet over the Pacific Ocean on the Ferris wheel at Pacific Park on the Santa Monica Pier? At the top of the world-famous Pacific Wheel, you can take in the sights from Palos Verdes to Point Dume and send out the most epic birthday selfie.

Heights not your thing? Pacific Park’s birthday ride can also be redeemed on any of the Park’s 12 amusement park rides. Want to ride more than one? Bringing friends? See prices for our Unlimited Ride Wristbands at

Pacific Park®

Located on the world-famous Santa Monica Pier, Pacific Park® is the family place to play! Featuring 12 thrilling rides, including the West Coaster and Pacific Wheel, the first solar-powered Ferris wheel.  Millions of visitors each year enjoy all the rides, games and fun you’d expect from one of Southern California’s leading entertainment destinations. Pacific Park® has it all… a dozen rides, midway games, ocean-front specialty food outlets, and seaside shopping.


Individual Ticket Prices

Pacific Park is an admission-free amusement park meaning you can come and go as you please. Rides and attractions are priced individually and range in price from $5-10. You can purchase tickets at the ticket booth for individual rides or play more by purchasing an Unlimited Ride Wristband.

Unlimited Ride Wristbands. Order Now & Save!

Guests can ride all day with Pacific Park’s Unlimited Ride Wristbands. Wristbands are purchased at the ticket booth and allow guests to ride all 12 rides in the Park as many times as they like for the day.


There are lots of ways to celebrate your birthday at the Santa Monica Pier. Pacific Park no longer offers “birthday parties,” but we do offer discounted Unlimited Ride Wristbands to groups of 12 or more. Check out details and submit a group reservation request at

Birthdays at Pacific Park

While we’re no longer in the “birthday business,” we encourage guests that would like to celebrate their birthday on the Santa Monica Pier to stop on by the Park and enjoy a complimentary ride on the world-famous Pacific Wheel or any of our other 11 rides.

If you are interested in making a group reservation for Unlimited Ride Wristbands, please send a request via the form at the bottom of our Groups page: Inquiries will be responded to within one business day of receipt, between the hours of 9AM-4PM.

Looking for something different? How about a private birthday party in the historic hippodrome building by the iconic Santa Monica Pier Carousel?  Check out the details at

You can also book a birthday meal at several restaurants on the Pier who offer seating for birthday parties:

Bubba Gump(310) 393-0458

Marisol’s(310) 917-5050

The Albright(310) 394-9683

*Some restrictions apply including minimum rider heights. Please visit to see a list of regulations for each ride.

**Proof of birth date is required. Guests must be visiting on their actual birthday in order to receive one free ride for any of Pacific Park’s 12 amusement park rides. Guests must meet the minimum height requirements for each ride. Some restrictions may apply. No single riders on the Pacific Wheel. Pacific Park reserves the right to refuse or discontinue this promotion for any reason at any time.


Please let us know if you have any other questions by calling (310) 260-8744 or emailing

We hope to see you soon!